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The statewide gas price average in Texas is now $2.30 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is five cents less than last week and is 20 cents more per gallon compared to this day last year. Of the major metropolitan areas...
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says communities that were hit hard by Hurricane Harvey will be able to apply for over $1 billion in federal funds that can be used on projects to help prevent or lessen damage from future storms. Abbott said Tuesday that the funding can be used by cities...
According to information from the Texas Department of Transportation, more than 3,700 people were killed on Texas roadways last year marking a 10% increase in traffic deaths from the previous year. Traffic fatalities have continued to rise every year since 2010 marking a 34%...
For some retired teachers the cost of health insurance has gone up drastically. Those who stayed with the Teachers Retirement System of Texas's health plan have seen their premiums increase by more than ten-fold. Retired teacher Verna Mitchell told NewsRadio KLBJ that the...
(KLBJ FILE PHOTO) President Trump's military parade idea is a head scratcher for one Texas lawmaker. While critics slam away at President Trump's idea of having a French-style military parade in the nation's capital, Texas GOP Senator John Cornyn is not sure what to think about...
Retail gasoline prices in Texas have dropped an average 2 cents per gallon this week. AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump statewide was $2.35 per gallon. Nationwide retail gasoline prices rose a penny to average $2.60 per gallon. The association survey...
U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after the Senate passed Kari’s Law , a bill that amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require multiline telephone systems, common in hotels and offices, to have the ability to directly dial 911 without locating...
Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has endorsed the primary challenger of state Rep. Lyle Larson of San Antonio - marking the third time he's targeted a legislative incumbent from his own party. Abbott said in a statement Monday that ex-Hollywood Park Mayor Chris Fails "will be a...
Employees of a disaster recovery accounting firm donated almost $30,000 to Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush's re-election campaign days after his agency signed a nearly $13.5 million contract with the company to help manage the state's Hurricane Harvey response. Bush's...